We specialise in working with clients to provide cost effective, high quality, end to end recruitment solutions that add value to your organisation.
Our dedicated team has a wealth of experience across recruitment in both the public and private sectors and provides a knowledgeable and informed service which sets us apart from our competitors.
We pride ourselves on delivering excellent customer service and building long standing working relationships with our candidates and clients.
Making a Difference
As a local authority owned company, we're committed to making a difference and reinvest profits back into the public sector to support our local communities.
We are fair, honest and act with integrity at all times.
We are supportive, empathetic and treat people as individuals.
We are professional experienced and knowledgeable.
We are solution driven problem solvers and responsive to change.
We are a positive team, continually learning and developing.
Opus Was Founded
Opus launched in June 2014 to provide cost effective temporary recruitment solutions for Suffolk County Council.
New Joint Venture
Joint ventures established with Cambridgeshire County Council (January) and Northamptonshire County Council (now known as North Northamptonshire and West Northamptonshire Councils)
Opus Teach Launch
Launch of our specialist supply teaching agency, Opus Teach in March 2018.
Milton Keynes Council
Joint venture established with Milton Keynes Council in September 2018.
Private Sector Recruitment Launch
Launch of a new recruitment desk to support organisations with temporary and permanent resource in the private sector.
Opus provided key workers to our client councils throughout the pandemic, resourcing staff for the implementation of over 30 mobile testing units, contact tracers and support workers.
Brentwood Leisure Centre
Worked in partnership with Brentwood Borough Council to support the reopening of the Brentwood Leisure Centre. 50 workers were recruited in just 3 weeks enabling the leisure centre to open successfully.
New Public Sector Clients
Partnerships formed with the newly established Northamptonshire Unitary Councils and Peterborough City Council.
PPMA Award Wins
Opus won the Best Partnership/Collaboration award alongside Brentwood Borough Council at the national PPMA public sector HR awards for the partnership formed reopening the Leisure Centre. The partnership also won the overall Gold award from all categories.
REC Award Nomination
Opus was a finalist in the 'Best Company to Work For (Up to 50 employees)' at the 2021 nation REC awards celebrating the best in recruitment.
How Can Opus Support Your Organisation?
We work with a clients in both the public and private sectors to provide a variety of tailored recruitment solutions.